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Rachel K Miller, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Associate Medical Director, Penn Wissahickon Hospice
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3615 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 573-1664
Fax: (215)-573-8684
Rutgers University, 2000.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2003.
Ms Ed
University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine Intern, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2003-2004.
Internal Medicine Resident, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2004-2006.
Geriatrics Fellowship Program, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2007-2008.
Scholar, Duke University Mini-Fellowship in Medical Student Education in Geriatrics, Durham, NC , 2008-2008.
Scholar, ABIM- Faculty Development Course (5 day), 2013-2013.
Scholar, HRSA- Team Stepps Master Training, 2014-2014.
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine recertified 2016, 2006.
American Board of Internal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine, 2008.
American Board of Internal Medicine- Hospice & Palliative Care, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Miller RK, Michener J, Yang P, Goldstein K, Groce-Martin J, True G, Johnson J: Effect of a Community-Based Service Learning Experience in Geriatrics on Internal Medicine Residents and Community Participants. J Am Geriatr Soc Jul 22 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1111/jgs.14968. [Epub ahead of print]

Gomez AC, Warburton KM, Miller RK, Negoianu D, Cohen JB: An Interactive Ambulatory Nephrology Curriculum for Internal Medicine Interns: Design, Implementation, and Participant Feedback. Am J Kidney Dis Jun 2 2017 Notes: pii: S0272-6386(17)30669-8. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2017.03.022. [Epub ahead of print]

Phillips E, Harris C, Lee WW, Pincavage AT, Ouchida K, Miller RK, Chaudhry S, Arora VM: Year-End Clinic Handoffs: A National Survey of Academic Internal Medicine Programs. J Gen Intern Med 32(6): 667-672, Jun 2017.

Lindquist LA, Miller RK, Saltsman WS, Carnahan J, Rowe TA, Arbaje AI, Werner N, Boockvar K, Steinberg K, Baharlou S.: SGIM-AMDA-AGS Consensus Best Practice Recommendations for Transitioning Patients' Healthcare from SKilled Nursing Facilities to the Community. Journal of General Internal 32(2): 199-203, February 2017.

Upton, M, Myers, J, Bellini, L, Miller, R: The Discharge Process and Unexpected <30 Day Readmissions: Lessons Learned from Our Residents- Results from a Novel Curriculum Pilot Project. Society of General Internal Medicine, National Meeting, Hollywood, Fl May 2016 Notes: Poster presentation.

Miller, R, Michener, J, Yang, P, Goldstein, K, Groce-Marting, J, True, G, Johnson, J.: Impact of a Community Based Service Learning Experience in Geriatrics for Internal Medicine Residents. Society of General Internal Medicine, National Meeting, Hollywood, FL May 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Miller, R., Datallo, M, Jang, M. Decherrie, L. : Making House Calls. Treating Older Adults at Home. New Directions in Geriatric Medicine: Concepts, Trends, and Evidence-Based Practice. LA Lindquist (eds.). Springer, April 2016.

Mann, E, Podrazik, P, Miller, RK: Hazards of Hospitalization: Transitions of Care and Discharge Planning. WebGem Case, POGOE- Portal of Geriatrics Online Education May 2015.

Jang, M, Johnson, J, Miller, R: Geriatrics Community-Based Service Learning (CBSL): An Educational Experience for Internal Medicine Residents. American Geriatrics Society, National Meeting, Washington, DC April 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Gillespie SH, Brandt LE, Chang A, Chao SH, Corcoran AM, Miller R, Harper GM, Levine SA, Medina-Walpole A: Staying in the Game: The 10 Step Approach to Sustaining Geriatrics Education in Hospitalists and Subspecialty Providers. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 62(8): 1575-82, Aug 2014.

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